Quiet Cozy Cabin Rental with Breathtaking Mountain Views near California's Donner Lake

Instant Booking
Truckee, California (United States) view map
1 unit
7 guest capacity
3 nights minimum stay

Verified host

ID authenticated
Phone, email and address confirmed

Description of Glamping Units

This quiet and cozy cabin rental is located in Truckee, California, near Donner Lake in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. It can accommodate up to seven guests. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The first two bedrooms each come with a queen-size bed, and the third bedroom comes with a twin-over-full-size bunk bed. The first bathroom contains a bathtub, a separate shower, a double sink vanity, and a toilet. The second bathroom contains a shower and bathtub combination, a toilet, and a single sink vanity. Linens, towels, and toiletries are provided.

In the sitting room, guests can relax on the nice furniture around the wood-burning fireplace and watch the snow fall outside. The separate living room features a sofa and a flat-screen TV with a DVD player. The fully-equipped kitchen has a fridge, a microwave, a dishwasher, a stove and oven, and a coffeemaker. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, Wi-Fi, cable and satellite, and a washer and dryer.

Outside, there is a large private deck with a BBQ grill and a wood-burning stove. After a long day on the slopes or the lake, guests can unwind on the deck as they breathe in the fresh pine air and enjoy the breathtaking views of the mountains rising over the forest. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Bathtub
  • Books
  • Bunk beds
  • Cell service
  • Coffeemaker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Electricity
  • Fireplace
  • Fridge
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet connection
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Radio/Stereo system
  • Running water
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Stove
  • Television
  • Toilet
  • Toiletries
  • Towels provided
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wood-burning stove
Read More


Guests will have access to neighborhood amenities like a beach club, a gym, and a recreation center. Guests will also have access to local ski resorts and golf courses.

There is a wood-burning fireplace in the sitting room and a wood-burning stove on the back deck. Wi-Fi is available in the cabin. Guests can park in the driveway or in the garage.

  • Barbecue
  • Deck or balcony
  • Dining room
  • Gym/Exercise room
  • Launderette
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Patio furniture
Read More


  • Couples
  • Family-friendly
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This cabin is located in Truckee, California, and is surrounded by lush pine forests and dramatic snow-capped mountains. The cabin is over 20 minutes away from Donner Lake and less than 40 minutes away from Lake Tahoe. It is a few minutes away from many local ski resorts, and around 10 minutes from Donner State Memorial Park. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Truckee is about 20 minutes away from Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest and half an hour away from Reno, Nevada. The closest airport is Reno-Tahoe International Airport, which is roughly 40 minutes away from Truckee. Read More


    Cleaning services are available.


    • Biking
    • Boating
    • Body treatments
    • Canoeing
    • Climbing
    • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
    • Cycling
    • Dining
    • Ecotourism
    • Entertainment
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Hiking
    • Horseback riding
    • Jet skiing
    • Kayaking
    • Massages
    • Meditation
    • Movie theater
    • Museums
    • Paddle boarding
    • Photography
    • Rafting
    • Rappelling
    • Shopping
    • Skiing
    • Snowboarding
    • Snowmobiling
    • Spa treatments
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Walking
    • Water sports
    • Wildlife viewing
    • Wine tasting
    • Winter sports
    • Yoga

    The cabin is conveniently located near many of the area's most popular ski resorts, like Northstar California. Guests will have easy access to skiing and snowboarding, as well as hot tubs, day spas, wine tastings, and fine dining experiences. Guests can visit Donner Memorial State Park for fishing, boating, and jet-skiing on Donner Lake. The park has scenic nature trails where guests can hike, ride bikes, view wildlife, or take photos of the Sierra Nevada mountains rising over the pine trees. Additionally, guests can take a trip to Lake Tahoe for swimming, canoeing, kayaking, and paddle-boarding.

    When taking a break from outdoor adventure, families can head into the town of Truckee. They can play golf, go to the movies, or eat pastries at charming cafes. History buffs can tour museums on the town's frontier and pioneering history, including the tragic Donner Party. Families can take their kids to the nearby Sierra Safari Zoo. Night owls can head over to Reno, Nevada, about 30 minutes away, for casinos, bars, and clubs.

    Guests can spend the day at Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest for hiking, biking, and scenic drives through the Sierra Nevada Mountains. In the winter, they can go ski, snowboard, sled, and ride snowmobiles or snow tubes down several slopes and alpine trails.

    Read More

    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 60 days prior to check-in.
    View policy details

    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:3:00 PM
    Check-out before:10:00 AM

    Additional Information

    Pets are welcome for an additional fee per pet.

    Share this accommodation